Aura: The Vegan Cooking Class in Mexico City You Need to Try

Aura: The Vegan Cooking Class in Mexico City You Need to Try

If you’re vegan or vegetarian and are planning on visiting Mexico City then you’re in luck! Mexico City has a thriving and growing vegan food scene. There are tons of good vegan restaurants to choose from including delicious street food stands. Some of the best…

Eco-Friendly Travel: How to Have a *Slightly* More Sustainable Flight

Eco-Friendly Travel: How to Have a *Slightly* More Sustainable Flight

We all know by now that flying is awful for the environment. It releases much more CO2 than land travel (cars, buses, and trains) into the atmosphere. Traveling by airplane is a heated topic (no pun intended) among environmentalists and activists everywhere. While there are…

Apicultura Mexico City: The Eco Beekeeping Experience You Need to Try

Apicultura Mexico City: The Eco Beekeeping Experience You Need to Try

Last week I had the pleasure of going on an Airbnb Beekeeping Experience here in Mexico City. The experience was hosted and sponsored by Apicultura Mx. I brought my friend Jesse along and we got to learn all about how important bees are for the…

30 Gift Experiences to Buy for Your Loved Ones Instead of Things

30 Gift Experiences to Buy for Your Loved Ones Instead of Things

Whether you’ve got a loved one’s birthday coming up or are preparing for the approaching Christmas season you may be wondering how to give a thoughtful gift this year. Our planet is currently drowning in a sea of stuff and many people only a shocking…

The Best Vegetarian and Vegan Restaurants in Mexico City

The Best Vegetarian and Vegan Restaurants in Mexico City

Collectively I have now lived in Mexico City for about a year and a half now. I absolutely love the food here and I am so happy to say that Mexico City has such a wonderful, growing vegan food scene. Below are a list of…

Slow Fashion: Help Fight For Garment Workers’ Rights by Supporting the Maquila Solidarity Network

Slow Fashion: Help Fight For Garment Workers’ Rights by Supporting the Maquila Solidarity Network

Last year I attended an amazing event where I got to learn more about fast and slow fashion, watch The True Cost Documentary, and learn how to support the Maquila Solidarity Network which fights for garment workers’ rights. The event I attended was held in…

Wowe Lifestyle: Sustainable Toothbrush & Tongue Scraper Product Review

Wowe Lifestyle: Sustainable Toothbrush & Tongue Scraper Product Review

If you’re new to the plastic free movement, chances are you may feel a little overwhelmed and are wondering where to start. Switching to a bamboo toothbrush and investing in a metal tongue scraper are super easy ways to eliminate unnecessary plastic from your home…

How to Order Vegetarian and Vegan Food in Spanish & Explain Other Dietary Restrictions

How to Order Vegetarian and Vegan Food in Spanish & Explain Other Dietary Restrictions

It can definitely be overwhelming to visit a Spanish speaking country with dietary restrictions, especially when you don’t know the language. If you are vegan or vegetarian or have allergies and need help explaining them in Spanish, this article is for you. I am vegetarian…

How to Have an Eco Friendly Period: HighOH Reusable Pads Review

How to Have an Eco Friendly Period: HighOH Reusable Pads Review

When I first started looking at the insane amount of personal waste I was creating and decided I wanted to live more sustainably, one type of waste seemed unavoidable to me at first. That was the plastic packaging and waste that comes with having a…

8 of the Most Inspiring Eco Hostels, Lodges, and Eco Hotels in the World

8 of the Most Inspiring Eco Hostels, Lodges, and Eco Hotels in the World

If you’ve been following Just Leaving Footprints for a while now, you know that this site is as much about sustainability as it is about tourism and travel. While I have been traveling quite slowly and mainly staying with friends, I have yet to stay…